Dennis Craig

Chief Operating Officer


Phone: 312-763-3652
Email: dcraig@worldbusinesschicago.com

Dennis Craig is Chief Operating Officer of World Business Chicago (WBC), where he is responsible for day-to-day operations and ensures WBC is operating efficiently to maximize organization effectiveness and stakeholder satisfaction.

Mr. Craig has more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing, operations, distribution, engineering, and all aspects of supply chain and customer service. Prior to WBC, he was the Director of Americas Operations for Honeywell where he led all functional areas of supply chain and manufacturing operations at 15 manufacturing sites and eight distribution center locations across the Americas. Before that Mr. Craig held various leadership roles, including Vice President of Operations and Engineering, at leading manufacturing and engineering organizations.

As a strategic, goal-oriented leader, he has a track record of successfully implementing a culture of Lean Six Sigma. His approach, which utilizes benchmarking, the strategic process and tactical planning skills while gaining team consensus, has been publicly recognized by customers, vendors, and international organizations as “Best in Class” to “World Class” for any operations group.

Mr. Craig received his Master of Business Administration at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is Six Sigma Black Belt Certified and LEAN Master Certified.

Mr. Craig and his wife Charlene were born and raised in Chicago and currently live in Des Plaines, IL.  They are blessed with two daughters, Rebecca (St. Louis), and Sarah (Itasca).